In the picture above we have from left to right Katherine Waterston as Porpentina “Tina” Goldstein, Eddie Redmayne as Newt Scamander, Alison Sudol as Queenie Goldstein, and Dan Fogler as Jacob Kowalski. Also starring in the film are Colin Farrell, Ron Perlman, Jon Voight, Ezra Miller (the new movie Flash) and Samantha Morton.
Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them follows the adventures of writer Newt Scamander 70 years before Harry Potter learns from his book at Hogwarts. The film was written by J.K. Rowling herself, the author of the Harry Potter books. David Yates — who was behind the camera on half of the eight Potter movies — is directing.
Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them opens November 18th 2016. The plan is for this to be the first in a trilogy with a second film coming November 16th 2018 while the third should drop November 20th 2020.